Faculty Achievement

One College, Limitless Achievement

President Tripathi presenting the State of the University Address.

Home to over 8,100 undergraduate and graduate students, the College of Arts and Sciences is comprised of 422 faculty members and 249 staff members. Between our 28 departments, 16 programs and 23 centers and institutes, we are responsible for teaching over 369,000 UB credit hours each year, including 58 percent of all undergraduate credit hours.

Faculty Achievements

Two faculty members and one staff member from the College of Arts and Sciences have been named recipients of the 2019 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence.
The Ontario College of Art and Design University named UB Department of History Associate Professor Reinhard Reitzenstein as the OCAD University Faculty of Art Distinguished Alumnus 2019. Recipients were nominated by their peers and selected by a jury of alumni, faculty and staff. Award recipients demonstrate excellence in a diverse range of fields and activities, whether at home or abroad.
Department of History Assistant Professor Ndubueze L. Mbah was recognized as a 2019 American Council of Learned Societies Centennial Fellow in the Dynamics of Place for their project, "Rebellious Migrants: Forging Cosmopolitan Identity and Postcolonial Spaces in the Bight of Biafra, 1840-1960."

Faculty Spotlight

  • 3/8/19
    Get to know award-winning filmmaker Sama Waham, visiting assistant professor in the Department of Media Study.

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